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Bring the library into Canvas: Embed a guide in a Canvas course

This guide is for TAs, instructors, Canvas admin, and subject specialists at Stanford. It outlines 1) how to invite a subject specialist to contribute to a Canvas course site and 2) how to embed a library guide into a Canvas course site.


A library guide is an instructional web page created by a subject specialist, a librarian who is an expert in a specific discipline. A library guide provides instructions for locating information resources on a topic or for a course. Stanford Libraries has hundreds of library guides, and our subject specialists are happy to work with you to create custom guides

Embed a guide in a Canvas course